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PRESS PHOTO BY DON HERBParkland senior Gavin Deutsch swims the 500-yard freestyle during Saturday’s meet against Pocono Mountain East. Copyright - Don Herb 2017_ PRESS PHOTO BY DON HERBParkland senior Gavin Deutsch swims the 500-yard freestyle during Saturday’s meet against Pocono Mountain East. Copyright - Don Herb 2017_

PHS swimmers sweep PME

Thursday, January 16, 2020 by TODD KRESS tkress@tnonline.com in Sports

The Parkland boys and girls swim teams each picked up wins over Pocono Mountain East Saturday in an East Penn Conference meet. The girls won all but one event, while the boys won all 11 of their events.

Kayla Johnson helped three relay teams finish first, while Leyna Fleischaker placed first in one individual event (100 breaststroke) and the 200-yard medley relay.

James Zhang led the boys with four first-place finishes. Gavin Webb earned two victories in his individual events: 100 butterfly (54.97) and 100 breaststroke (1:06.17).

GIRLS

Parkland 133, PM East 37

200 medley relay: 1. Parkland (Claire Weaver, Leyna Fleischaker, Kayla Johnson, Devon Corvaia) 1:59.21, 2. Parkland (Simone Lin, Natasha Goldman, Janiyiah Colangelo, Abigail Kirsopp), 3. Pocono Mountain East.

200 freestyle: 1. Madison Tewksbury (P) 2:05.86, 2. Sophie Sheridan (P), 3. Ava Smith (P).

200 IM: 1. Annie Walls (P) 2:20.36, 2. Wynne House (P), 3. Natalie Link (P).

50 freestyle: 1. Sydney Platt (P) 26.89, 2. Isabel Sheridan (P), 3. Hillary Roth (P).

100 butterfly: 1. Caroline Fahrney (P) 3:01, 2. Nevaeh Williams (PME), 3. Lauren Walls (P).

100 freestyle: 1. Nevaeh Williams (PME) 58.34, 2. Sydney Platt (P) 59.89, 3. Hillary Roth (P).

500 freestyle: 1. Natalie Link (P) 5:32.07, 2. Madison Tewksbury (P), 3. Janiyiah Colangelo (P).

200 freestyle relay: 1. Parkland (Kayla Johnson, Kira Colarusso, Madison Tewksbury, Jillian Walls) 1:47.82, 2. Parkland (Simone Lin, Leyna Fleischaker, Natasha Goldman, Wynne Houser), 3. Pocono Mountain East.

100 backstroke: 1. Devon Corvaia (P) 1:04.93, 2. Kira Colarusso (P), 3. Claire Svetz (P).

100 breaststroke: 1. Leyna Fleischaker (P) 1:14.96, 2. Simone Lin (P), 3. Olivia Leuthe (P).

400 freestyle relay: 1. Parkland (Madison Tewksbury, Kayla Johnson, Isabel Sheridan, Claire Weaver) 3:53.10, 2. Parkland (Annie Walls, Jillian Walls, Lauren Walls, Kira Colarusso), 3. Pocono Mountain East.

BOYS

Parkland 128, PM East 40

200 medley relay: 1. Parkland (Gavin Webb, James Zhang, Ezequiel Yaya, Hyunwoo Kim) 1:48.87, 2. Parkland (Isaiah Moreef, Shawn Kushner, Matthew Greer, Gavin Deutsch), 3. Pocono Mountain East.

200 freestyle: 1. Shawn Kushner (P) 1:52.65, 2. Sebastian Maslinski (PME), 3. Gavin Deutsch (P).

200 IM: 1. Jacob Parry (P) 2:16.16, 2. Ezequiel Yaya (P), 3. Adam Yagan (P).

50 freestyle: 1. James Zhang (P) 22.62, 2. Matthew Greer (P), 3. Benjamin Gonzalez (PME).

100 butterfly: 1. Gavin Webb (P) 54.97, 2. Nicholas Zaffiro (P), 3. Adam Grum (PME).

100 freestyle: 1. James Zhang (P) 49.06, 2. Shawn Kushner (P), 3. Benjamin Gonzalez (PME).

500 freestyle: 1. Matthew Greer (P) 5:03.23, 2. Nicholas Zaffiro (P), 3. Julian Ortiz (PME).

200 freestyle relay: 1. Parkland (Luke Willard, James Zhang, Karl Schmidt, Matthew Greer) 1:34.76, 2. Parkland (Isaiah Moreef, Gavin Webb, Gavin Deutsch, Marcus Moreef), 3. Pocono Mountain East.

100 backstroke: 1. Jacob Parry (P) 1:02.93, 2. Ezequiel Yaya (P), 3. Adam Yagan (PME).

100 breaststroke: 1. Gavin Webb (P) 1:06.17, 2. Isaiah Moreef (P), 3. Adam Grum (PME).

400 freestyle relay: 1. Parkland (Karl Schmidt, Nicholas Zaffiro, Shawn Kushner, Hyunwoo Kim) 3:45.97, 2. Parkland (Luis Ramirez Lopez, Luke Willard, Jacob Parry, Ezequiel Yaya), 3. Pocono Mountain East.